sail-world.com
 
 
News Home Cruising Photo Gallery Video Gallery
Sail-World.com : VX One North American Championship - Doolittle leads after Day 1
VX One North American Championship - Doolittle leads after Day 1


'VX One North American Championship'    VX One

Rob Doolittle recorded consistent scores over four races to take the early advantage on day one of the VX One North American Championship, hosted by Rush Creek Yacht Club in Rockwall, TX. With a line of 4,4,3,3, The Spaniard has totaled 14 points, which is one ahead of Brian Bennett on VX Racing Team. Bennett got off to a blazing start by winning the first three races, although a 12 in race four put him in second place overall. Erich Schloemer’s Animal stands in third with 19 points.

Winds averaged 8-12 knots for the 21 teams on Lake Ray Hubbard for this second North American Championship of the young VX One Class. Following Bennett in race one were the Hallowell/Brown team on Mos Eisley Cantina and Schloemer. In race two, it was Kevin Northrop in second and then Donovan Brennan’s Budgie Smuggler. Northrop took the silver position again in race three, trailed by Doolittle. Schloemer earned line honors in the day’s final contest. Tim Pitts’ Proto placed second and Doolittle third.

Racing continues through Sunday.
Pos,Sail, Boat, Skipper, Yacht Club, Results, Total Points
1. 125, The Spaniard, Rob Doolittle, Pont.YC, 4-4-3-3- ; 14   
2. USA 150, VX racing team, Brian Bennett, Bristol YC, 1-1-1-12- ; 15   
3. 106, Animal, Erich Schloemer, LBYC, 3-7-8-1- ; 19   
4. 148, , Kevin Northrop, Pass Christian, 19-2-2-4- ; 27   
5. 101, Proto, Timothy Pitts, IYAC, 11-9-10-2- ; 32T   
6. 103, David Guggenheim, John/David Potter/Guggenheim, David Guggenheim, 9-11-4-8- ; 32T   
7. GBR 149, Flying Finish, David/Nath
an Eve/Batchelor, Lake Norman, 7-5-17-6- ; 35   
8. 128, Flash Gordon, Lawrence Frost, Southern yacht club, 12-6-12-7- ; 37   
9. USA 131, Budgie Smuggler, Donovan Brennan, New Orleans Yacht Club, 6-3-11-20- ; 40   
10. 124, mos eisley cantina, Phip/Chuck Hallowell/Brown, ida lewis, 2-13-22/DNF-5- ; 42T   
11. 145, Flash Rider, Phillip Norris, MBYC, 5-15-7-15- ; 42T   
12. 110, Team Vela, Rod Favela, Rush Creek Yacht Club, 8-12-6-16- ; 42T   
13. AUS136, Tachyon, Andrew York, Cruising Yacht Club of Australia, 15-14-5-9- ; 43   
14. 135, USA135, David Reich, Mobile Yacht Club, 10-16-9-13- ; 48T   
15. 140, , Thomas Chiginsky, None, 14-10-13-11- ; 48T   
16. 007, 007, Jim Myers, WHYC, 17-8-14-18- ; 57   
17. 116, Commando, Andrew Walford, St Petersburg Yacht Club, 13-18-15-19- ; 65T   
18. 108, , Brad/Frank Hickman/Beling, OCBC, 18-17-16-14/ZFP- ; 65T   
19. 130, Green Flash, David Woody, RCYC, 16-20-18-17- ; 71   
20. USA 158, Water Rat, Mark Witte, SMSA, 20-19-19-14- ; 72   
21. 132, Chevere, Cesar Roca, Mobile Yacht Club, 21-21-20-21- ; 83  


VX One North American Championship -  VX One  

VX One North American Championship -  VX One  

VX One North American Championship -  VX One  

VX One North American Championship -  VX One  

VX One North American Championship -  VX One  


by Christopher E. Howell

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.sail-world.com/index.cfm?nid=116496

5:15 AM Sat 9 Nov 2013GMT


Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.


Related News Stories:

10 Nov 2013  VX One North American Championship - Doolittle sustains lead on Day 2
31 Oct 2013  VX One Australian National Championships
24 Jul 2013  World's top builders to produce VX ONE design in three continents
11 Jun 2013  Light winds for Australian VX One Mid Winter Championships
29 May 2013  Five to compete in Australian VX One Mid Winter Championships
20 Mar 2013  VX One fleet heads for the Australian Sportsboat Nationals
06 Feb 2013  VX One Midwinter Championship images
03 Feb 2013  VX One Midwinter Championship - Reich wins Tampa tie-breaker
02 Feb 2013  VX One Midwinter Championship - All tied up after Day 2
01 Feb 2013  VX One Midwinter Championship 2013 - Reich jumps to an early lead
MORE STORIES ...





News - USA and the World



















Audi Melges 20 U.S. Nationals - Oleander takes early lead by International Audi Melges 20 Class Association,




2014 Detroit Cup - Sam Gilmour leads by Dobbs Davis, Detroit, Michigan








Audi Hamilton Island Race Week: Riding the AC45 - VIDEO by Crosbie Lorimer, Hamilton Island










America's Cup: Five Challengers sign-on for 35th Match by Richard Gladwell/Sail-World.com/nz,


Volvo Ocean Race CEO Knut Frostad talks Time and Money (Part II) *Feature by Rob Kothe and the Sail-World team,


















AWT Quatro Desert Showdown at Punta San Carlos by American Windsurfing Tour,






Audi Hamilton Island Race Week; MC38s Lindeman Island Race VIDEO
2014 Audi Melges 20 U.S. National Championship - Ready to rock
IFDS Worlds - Wind delays, but racing continues in Halifax
IFDS World Championships - Day 2 images by Jude Robertson
MS Cup - Three days until the start
America's Cup: Rod Davis - Time for a change after ten years with team *Feature
ISAF seeking hosting bids for Nations Cup
Laser 4.7 Youth Worlds - Luvisetto and Alexadr Boite victorious +Video
IFDS World Championships - Action shots by Tim Wilkes
Maxi yacht rendezvous this September in Sardinia
World Yacht Racing Forum 2014: 'Growing the business of Yacht Racing'
Clipper Race: 2015-16 edition of world's longest ocean race 70% full
Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland - Swish smash 5th World Record
Leaderboards take shape at the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games 2014
IFDS Worlds - Hot competition on first day of racing
Challenging Conditions - CORK OCR
IFDS World Championship - Day 1 for the US Sailing Team
2014 Melges 20 World Championship - Countdown begins
2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games - Day 3
America's Cup: Team NZ wish Davis well with new team *Feature
Fisher's View: Sailing perfection at Hamilton Island- Day 3   
Roble and Wilson still number one match racers in the U.S.   
2014 Formula Kite World Championship Day 1   
IFDS World Championship - Day 1 images by Jude Robertson   
Volvo Ocean Race: Forget the f-word - Team SCA profiled   
52 Super Series - Fleet grows, 2015 dates revealed   
420 and 470 Junior Europeans - Teams from 9 nations on the podium   
IFDS Worlds - Former president presented with ISAF awards medal   
Nanjing Youth Olympic Games - Improvements aplenty in Byte CII fleets   
America's Cup: New Zealand loses top coach to Artemis Racing   
Volvo Ocean Race 2014-15 CEO Knut Frostad talks (Part I) *Feature   
Sevenstar Round Britain and Ireland Race Day 9 - Swish on record pace   
2014 CORK Olympic Classes Regatta - Day 3   
2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games - Day 2   
2014 IFDS World Championship: Opening Ceremony images   
Opera House Cup - Images by Ingrid Abery   
Teams descend upon Cowes for inaugural J/111 World Championships   
Hamilton Island Race Week: Everywhere there's smiley people   
IFDS World Championships - US Paralympic hopefuls ready for racing   
Sopot Match Race - Poland's Tour debut deemed a triumph   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News






Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL WAS US
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT